Thorn on the Rose by Joy Dettman

A fringe of leaves by Patrick White

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Paperback edition of a novel by the Australian winner of the Nobel Prize for literature, first published in 1976. It tells of an English woman who is captured by Aborigines after a voyage to Australia ends in shipwreck. In the experiences that follow, she discovers human savagery and her own sensuality. It has some basis in the true story of Eliza Fraser, who was shipwrecked off Queensland in 1836. This 1977 Viking Press Hardback is in Good condition.

ISBN: 670330736 SKU: 1315080 Note: Any image shown is from a stock photo and is not the actual book.